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BNSF - Yellow Medicine River Bridge (E)

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BNSF Yellow Medicine River Bridge

Photo taken by John Marvig in August 2012

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BH Photo #249078

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Description 

Main 82' Span built 1902, other spans added 1913

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Yellow Medicine River on BNSF Railway
Location
Hanley Falls, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902, Approaches Added 1913
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
Design
4 Span Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 82.0 ft.
Total length: 215.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.69641, -95.61937   (decimal degrees)
44°41'47" N, 95°37'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/292465/4952564 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wood Lake
Inventory number
BH 55533 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 14, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • February 12, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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